Sarah Gainsforth is an independent researcher and freelance journalist. She writes about social issues and urban transformations, with a particular focus on inequalities and housing policies. She attended the School of Journalism at the Foundation Basso and writes for DinamoPress, Il Manifesto, L’Espresso. She is the author of Airbnb Città Merce, Storie di resistenza alla gentrificazione digitale (Airbnb city product, stories of resistance to digital gentrification) published by Derive Approdi in 2019. She lives and works in Rome.